The Year is 2030

9 Feb

Inspired by the Daily Gael, and channeling Without Day and The Book of Scotlands – give us your model for 2030 (300 words max) The Daily Gael The year is 2030. Kate Forbes is President and has been for 9 years. English has been banned for being t…

The Year is 2030

9 Feb

Inspired by the Daily Gael, and channeling Without Day and The Book of Scotlands – give us your model for 2030 (300 words max) The Daily Gael The year is 2030. Kate Forbes is President and has been for 9 years. English has been banned for being t…

Rewarding the centre: Positive-sum, cross-community politics

20 Dec

James Devlin is a postgraduate researcher at NUI Galway. The recent general election results were marked by the high positive swing to the Alliance party. Alliance were rewarded with one seat, came within 2000 votes of a second, and increased their share of the vote by approximately 10%, including in areas where they have previously struggled. In doing so, Alliance affirmed their performance in the recent European elections, confirming a general swing in Northern Ireland towards the centre, driven by … Read more